Big DCS update: Vulkan, F-16C, AMRAAM, Forrestal and more!

It’s news round-up time because we got a nice big dose of news about DCS World. Matt Wagner will be doing an interview PC Pilot Magazine, DCS World Weekend News is talking about Supercarrier, AIM-120 upgrades, Vulkan API, rendergraph, and multicore support, and Heatblur has shown us our clearest image of the soon to be…

Eagle Dynamics is working on first three unique Supercarriers, AIM-120

A few updates from Eagle Dynamics over the last couple of days have focused on wildly different things from the launch of the Fw190A-8 into full release to showing off the unique geometry of the different Supercarriers and showing off their latest research aimed at making the AIM-120 even more realistic. Let’s have a look!…

Testing out the AMRAAM and 9X on the Hornet

DCS World 2.5 beta has massively updated the firepower on the F/A-18C with the introduction of the AIM-120B, AIM-120C, and AIM-9X air-to-air missiles. I tested them out and here are some reactions. Lobbing missiles at range While flying the Hornet armed with AIM-7 Sparrows I feel like a capable but somewhat limited air-to-air platform with…